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Blunt Pile and Shaft of a Javelin

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), below, deposit of hunting weapons, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Bronze or copper alloy, wood, reed
Dimensions: pile L. 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in) reed shaft L. 75 cm (29 1/2 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.207b, c

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